December 20th, 2011 19:10 EST
'Mistletoe and Holly' to Benefit The Salvation Army
Robert Davi`s New Christmas Single "Mistletoe and Holly" to Benefit The Salvation Army Proceeds of Song Support 120th Anniversary of Red Kettle Campaign
Actor and recording artist Robert Davi released his re-imagined version of the Christmas classic song, "Mistletoe and Holly," to help The Salvation Army provide assistance to people in need this Christmas season. 100% of the proceeds of the single`s sales will be donated to The Salvation Army`s 120th annual Red Kettle Campaign, which kicks off nationally on Thanksgiving Day. "Mistletoe and Holly" will be available to purchase from iTunes and Amazon for 99 cents.
"`Mistletoe and Holly` is a Christmas classic, and I`m excited to release it in support of a classic charity during the Christmas season," said Robert Davi, who recently released his first studio album, Davi Sings Sinatra - On The Road To Romance. "This is a great opportunity to help make more Christmas dreams come true for children, teens and seniors in need."
Davi, a classically trained singer who studied at Juilliard, launched his recording career with Davi Sings Sinatra, which was released on October 24th to critical acclaim. "Mistletoe and Holly" is a follow-up single for the holiday season, and was recorded by Davi in honor of the great Frank Sinatra, who originally released the song on his 1957 Christmas album, A Jolly Christmas from Frank Sinatra. "Mistletoe and Holly" will also the radio stations on November 22nd.
The Salvation Army`s 120th annual Red Kettle Campaign runs through December 24th and helps raise money for the distribution of food, toys, coats, rental and utility assistance, and many other social services provided by The Salvation Army during the Christmas season and throughout the entire year.
"Music has always been a big part of The Salvation Army, especially at Christmas, so partnering with a singer like Robert Davi is a great and natural fit," said Major George Hood, national community relations and development secretary for The Salvation Army. "Every dollar donated from the proceeds of the single will help us provide assistance to nearly 4 million people in need this Christmas season."
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